The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Testing
Rank - - 27
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - - 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +3.75%
System Testing
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
70 84 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 88.61% 81.55% 74.17%
Number of salaries quoted 64 59 75
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,123
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston region citing System Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

System Testing
Salary Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Preston region.

System Testing Salary Trend in Preston

System Testing
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing System Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region with a requirement for System Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB